Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Welcome at the Johannes Gutenberg-University MAINZ! Information of the Sociology Department for our International Students.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Welcome at the Johannes Gutenberg-University MAINZ! Information of the Sociology Department for our International Students."— Presentation transcript:

1 Welcome at the Johannes Gutenberg-University MAINZ! Information of the Sociology Department for our International Students

2 Seite 2/25 Overview Studying in the Capital of Rheinland-Pfalz Mainz – Living in the Capital The Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz Presentation of the Campus Sourrounding and Excursions Germany, Rheinland-Pfalz and Hessen

3 Seite 3/25 Studying in the Capital of Rheinland-Pfalz Mainz – Living in the Capital

4 Seite 4/25 Mainz – Living in the Capital ! Welcome to MAINZ Capital of Rheinland-Pfalz Inhabitants Students

5 Seite 5/25 Mainz – Living in the Capital ! A City with Tradition Mainz looks back on over 2000 years full of history. Roman background of the City can be found everywhere. above: Castle, below: Cathedralabove: View of Mainz, below: Fastnachtsbrunnen

6 Seite 6/25 Mainz – Living in the Capital ! Enjoy the Atmosphere In the Summertime you can enjoy the evening at the beach of the River Rhine (left hand) or you can have an ice cream at the square of the cathedral (right hand). The brewery Eisgrubbräu (left hand)

7 Seite 7/25 Mainz – Living in the Capital ! Art and Culture in Mainz Gutenberg-Museum Middle Age manuscripts and live demonstrations of printing the way it was done 500 years ago Some windows of the St. Stephens Church are designed by the artist Marc Chagall In Mainz you can visit a lot of museums: From Fossils, animals and natural history up to the museum of ancient Shipbuilding In the state theatre you can enjoy concerts, ballet, opera or readings

8 Seite 8/25 Mainz – Living in the Capital ! Celebrate in Mainz! February: Rhenish carnival with a parade on Rose Monday May: Gutenberg-Marathon June: Johannisfest with fireworks July: Asta Summer festival at the University Rheinland-Pfalz Open-Air Concert August: Wine festival in the Volkspark December: Christmas market Carnival Rheinland-Pfalz Open-Air Concert Christmas market

9 Seite 9/25 Mainz – Living in the Capital ! In the centre of Rhine-Main Mainz is located in the centre of the region Rhine-main and it is very easy to reach: : -20 min Airport Frankfurt -30 min Frankfurt city centre -40 min Ryanair Airport Frankfurt/Hahn The use of public transport within the region Rhine-Main is with the student ticket (Semesterticket) for students of the University of Mainz for free!

10 Seite 10/25 The Johannes Gutenberg- University Mainz Presentation of the Campus

11 Seite 11/25 Johannes Gutenberg-University Students 11 Faculties 90 different subjects Languages: Slavonic Studies, English and American Studies, German language and literature studies Natural sciences: Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Maths Sports, Medicine, Economics, Law, Art, etc. Department of Social Sciences Department of Chemistry Department of Maths Administration Interdisciplinary University

12 Seite 12/25 Johannes Gutenberg-University The Campus Mainz is one of the biggest Campus-Universities of Germany. A 5 minute walk to the city centre of Mainz Sports facilities Cafeteria Housing: Inter I and Inter II SBII Faculty of Social Sciences and Media

13 Seite 13/25 Johannes Gutenberg-University An international University with tradition 1477 Foundation of a University in Mainz 1946 Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz international students per year 250 ERASMUS students per year

14 Seite 14/25 Johannes Gutenberg-University Computers/ Wireless LAN The University of Mainz offers: -Free web-account and - address -Access to printer, copier and scanner -Wireless LAN at the whole campus, in all lecture rooms and in all libraries -Free web-access in all students halls of residence owned by the University -Free computer courses (Excel, Access,...)

15 Seite 15/25 Johannes Gutenberg-University Students halls of residence The University of Mainz guarantees every international student a place in a students hall of residence. The students halls of residence are located: at the Campus in the city of Mainz Learn German Free German courses at medium and higher level Cheap courses for beginners

16 Seite 16/25 Johannes Gutenberg-University Sports The University of Mainz offers a broad and free sports program for students. Sports: Aerobics, athletic sports, badminton, ballet, basketball, beachvolleyball, cheerleading, dancing, fencing, gymnastics, handball, hockey, judo, karate, kendo, ping-pong, rock climbing, rugby, soccer, swimming, tennis, trampoline, volleyball, yoga, etc….

17 Seite 17/25 Faculty 02 Social Sciences, Media and Sports Motion picture sciences Educational science Politics Psychology Media and Communication Journalism Sociology Sports science

18 Seite 18/25 Department of Sociology Cooperations with the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Great Britain, Hungary, Italy, Norway, Poland, Sweden, Spain, South Africa, Turkey, Lectures are mostly held in German International Department

19 Seite 19/25 Sourrounding and Excursions Germany, Rheinland-Pfalz and Hessen

20 Seite 20/25 Sourrounding and Excursions Hamburg: 520km Berlin: 570km Cologne: 180km MAINZ Munich: 420km Stuttgart: 200km Germany: An overview Dresden: 480km Hannover: 370km Berlin Dresden Munich Hamburg Cologne Stuttgart

21 Seite 21/25 Sourrounding and Excursions The Federal State Rheinland Pfalz

22 Seite 22/25 Sourrounding and Excursions Inhabitants City of Banks Its often called Mainhattan European Financial Centre Historical Old Town The Metropolis Frankfurt am Main Old Opera Römerberg Town Hall

23 Seite 23/25 Sourrounding and Excursions Very close to Mainz: The Mittelrheintal – UNESCO World Heritage Mäuseturm und Ruine Ehrenfels Burg Stahleck Burg SooneckPfalzgrafenstein Schönburg Stolzenfels

24 Seite 24/25 We are looking forward to many students from all over the world! Welcome to Mainz! In the year 2005 the University of Mainz got among 5 other German Universites the European Certificate for the care for ERASMUS students in the year 2004.

25 Seite 25/25 More Information Important web addresses: Homepage of the University of Mainz: International Office Homepage of the Department of Sociology: Homepage Erasmus-Coordination: Contact:


Download ppt "Welcome at the Johannes Gutenberg-University MAINZ! Information of the Sociology Department for our International Students."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google